Blasad Gàidhlig

Blasad Gàidhlig sessions are progressive Gaelic language and culture sessions for children and their teachers in nursery and primary schools where Gaelic is being taught as an additional language. These sessions are delivered primarily through active learning, games and song.

For more information about Blasad Gàidhlig contact our Fèisgoil Manager, Eilidh Mackenzie on eilidh@feisean.scot or 01463 225559.

You can see a short video about our Blasad Gàidhlig classes in schools below:

Resources for Schools

The overviews below feature the language taught by tutors during Blasad Gàidhlig sessions week-by-week, as well as links to the LearnGaelic Dictionary where you can hear the words and phrases pronounced.

Tutagan

Tutagan is a series of videos for early years children, brought to you by Kaitlin Ross. It aims to teach children simple Gaelic vocabulary, covering topics such as the weather, colours and feelings through catchy songs. The series can be viewed below. Click here to download a list of vocabulary and songs covered in each video.

Fèis Luchd-teagaisg GLPS

Many thanks to every special guest we had at our first ever Fèis for GLPS Teachers. A four-day online Fèis comprising of daily, progressive language sessions, creative sessions and cèilidhs to inspire and support L1+2 teachers and tutors in providing Gaelic as an additional language. You can find the resources for the week’s sessions in our sidebar to the right. Our thanks also to the Consortium of Local Authorities involved in Gaelic education for supporting this event.

Head Teacher Account

You can find here a testimonial from the headteacher at Ladeside Primary School in Falkirk about the success of Blasad Gàidhlig in their school. It explains how the sessions work practically, how much the children and their teachers enjoy them and what they intend to do to develop Gaelic in their school in the future.

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